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Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond, Because She's Powerful: The Political Isolation and Resistance of Women with Incarcerated Loved Ones
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interview by Rinku Sen, fl. 2003, in Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond (Oakland, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2019), 1 hour

Talk: Because She's Powerful: The Political Isolation and Resistance of Women with Incarcerated Loved Ones

Gina Clayton-Johnson, Founder and Executive Director, Essie Justice Group, talks about her work and touches on her family history.

interview by Rinku Sen, fl. 2003, in Women's Leadership Online Summit: Leading Change at Work and Beyond (Oakland, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2019), 1 hour
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Blowin' Up
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directed by Stephanie Wang-Breal, fl. 2007; produced by Carrie Weprin, fl. 2008, Once in a Blue (New York, NY: Once in a Blue, 2019), 1 hour 38 mins
Working within a broken criminal justice system, a team of rebel heroines work to change the way women arrested for prostitution are prosecuted. With intimate camerawork that lingers on details and brings the Queens criminal courtroom to life, BLOWIN’ UP celebrates acts of steadfast defiance, even as it reveals...
directed by Stephanie Wang-Breal, fl. 2007; produced by Carrie Weprin, fl. 2008, Once in a Blue (New York, NY: Once in a Blue, 2019), 1 hour 38 mins
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Stand Up, Speak Out: The Nina Miglionico Story
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directed by Jenna M. Bedsole, fl. 2010; produced by Ted Speaker, fl. 2005, Free Works Productions and Cervidae Films (Birmingham, AL: Free Works Productions, 2017), 54 mins
A powerful story, historically framed in an era when immigrants and particularly women had to overcome any number of obstacles to succeed.
directed by Jenna M. Bedsole, fl. 2010; produced by Ted Speaker, fl. 2005, Free Works Productions and Cervidae Films (Birmingham, AL: Free Works Productions, 2017), 54 mins
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The Abortion Hotline
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directed by Fernando López Escrivá, 1978-; produced by Fernando López Escrivá, 1978-, Sébastien Rist, fl. 2008 and Jean-Simon Chartier, fl. 2008, MC2 Communication Média (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 57 mins
In Chile, where abortion remains illegal and punishable by imprisonment, we follow a group of young activists who put their lives at risk to run an underground abortion hotline.
directed by Fernando López Escrivá, 1978-; produced by Fernando López Escrivá, 1978-, Sébastien Rist, fl. 2008 and Jean-Simon Chartier, fl. 2008, MC2 Communication Média (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 57 mins
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Behind the Sexual Assault of a Left-behind Girl
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directed by Ge Jia, fl. 2014; presented by Jiang Nan, fl. 2014; produced by Song Yang, fl. 2014, Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, 2014), 27 mins

A news report about a left-behind girl being sexually assaulted by 18 elderly men for 2 years in Guangxi shocked the society. Receiving no sympathy, the 11-year-old victim “Xiao Yu” was even being accused of prostitution. To avoid gossip of her neighbour, her family was forced to move out of the village.

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directed by Ge Jia, fl. 2014; presented by Jiang Nan, fl. 2014; produced by Song Yang, fl. 2014, Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, 2014), 27 mins
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How I Got Over
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directed by Nicole Boxer, 1967-; produced by Timothy Rockwood, fl. 2003 and Nicole Boxer, 1967-, Artemis Rising Foundation and Fuschia Film (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
How I Got Over is an intimate, innovative profile of 15 formerly homeless and incarcerated African-American women that dramatically reveals the social causes of their plight and how their lives were transformed. The film follows the women for 12 weeks as they craft and rehearse an original play based on their har...
directed by Nicole Boxer, 1967-; produced by Timothy Rockwood, fl. 2003 and Nicole Boxer, 1967-, Artemis Rising Foundation and Fuschia Film (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
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Malka
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directed by Walter Tejblum, fl. 2005-2014 (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Cine Ojo, 2014), 1 hour 6 mins

El film narra una investigación tras la historia de un personaje olvidado de la comunidad judía argentina: Malka, una joven de que es traída desde Europa a comienzos del siglo XX mediante engaños y es metida en una de las redes de prostitución más grandes y singulares del país: la organización Tzwi Migdal.

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directed by Walter Tejblum, fl. 2005-2014 (Buenos Aires, Federal District (Argentina): Cine Ojo, 2014), 1 hour 6 mins
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Dance of Outlaws
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directed by Mohamed El Aboudi, fl. 2006; produced by Venla Hellstedt, fl. 1995 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2012), 59 mins
A film about a woman who doesn’t exist. Moroccan Hind was raped and consequently denied an official identity – she has no other choice but to work as a prostitute and traditional wedding dancer, but despite the odds of her situation, refuses to give up her dream of dignity, motherhood and love. This is a story...
directed by Mohamed El Aboudi, fl. 2006; produced by Venla Hellstedt, fl. 1995 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2012), 59 mins
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El Engaño
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directed by Florence Jaugey, 1959-; produced by Camila Films (Managua, Managua Department: Camila Films, 2012), 40 mins

Este documental nos muestra a través de los testimonios de siete mujeres sobrevivientes de trata de personas, una de las rutas de explotación en la región centroamericana.

Através do testemunho de sete mulheres sobreviventes do tráfico de pessoas, este documentário nos mostra uma das rotas da exploração na Am...

directed by Florence Jaugey, 1959-; produced by Camila Films (Managua, Managua Department: Camila Films, 2012), 40 mins
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Someone You Know
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directed by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011; produced by Brian Brazeal, Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, 2012), 22 mins
Across our colleges and universities, women are being sexually assaulted and then blamed for it. Violence against women has been silenced for too long. This film brings it into the open.
directed by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011; produced by Brian Brazeal, Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, 2012), 22 mins
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